senate Bill S3859

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Changes the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 15, 2011 signed chap.136
Jul 08, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.127
substituted for a6897
May 18, 2011 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2011 1st report cal.565
Mar 08, 2011 referred to education

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S3859 - Bill Details

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A6897
Law Section:
Education

S3859 - Bill Texts

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Changes the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

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BILL NUMBER:S3859

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
changing the name of
Georgetown-South Otselic
to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South
Otselic

PURPOSE:
To permit the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to be changed to the
Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1 authorizes and directs the commissioner of education to
change the official name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic
Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

EXISTING LAW:
Currently, the legal name of the school district is Georgetown-South
Otselic.

JUSTIFICATION:
Although the legal name of the school district is Georgetown-South
Otselic, residents refer to the district by, and it continues to
operate under the name Otselic Valley Central School at
Georgetown-South Otselic. However, the school district is required to
use its legal name when it files reports with the New York State
Education Department, when it applies for grants, and when it enters
into contracts. This legislation is being introduced at the request
of the school district.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
On the thirtieth day after being signed into law.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3859

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SEWARD, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT changing the name of  Georgetown-South  Otselic  to  the  Otselic
  Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rule  or  regu-
lation  to the contrary, the commissioner of education is hereby author-
ized, empowered and directed to change the official name of  Georgetown-
South   Otselic  to  the  Otselic  Valley  Central  School  District  at
Georgetown-South Otselic.    The  education  department  shall  issue  a
certificate  certifying  the  name  of  the district and the name of the
towns and counties in which the territory of the district is located.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09931-01-1

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